Hawk Owl and Hen Harrier

Not much to report again during the last week I’m afraid.

We have a Hawk Owl around the house again

Hawk Owl

and on Sunday we had a female Hen Harrier in the garden.  It was one of the few times that I did not have a camera handy, and although it came right up to the house, by the time I had fetched my camera, it had gone.  This picture is from http://www.birdsofeurope.co.uk/HenHarr.htm

The temperatures during the day are up to 18 degrees, but at night it usually drops to below freezing.

2 thoughts on “Hawk Owl and Hen Harrier

  1. The birds seem to be all around you at your new place. I love the Hawk owl photo, not often do you see photos with the complete tail in them. Are these owls indigenous or an unusual visitor? Thanks for sharing.

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